Randstad Project Manager in Houston, Texas

Project Manager

job details:

  • location:Houston, TX

  • date posted:Wednesday, February 13, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:670802

job description

Project Manager

job summary:

Manage high complexity engineering management and project management for technical process improvement projects. Responsibilities include developing productivity tools, managing documentation, tracking schedules.

location: Houston, Texas

job type: Contract

work hours: 9am to 5pm

education: Bachelors


Responsibilities: - Collaborate with Integrated Product Team (IPT) Leads to develop and manage multiple schedules and work with various departments to ensure estimated project budgets and durations are accurate. - Ensure timely baseline /scheduling requirements are accomplished - Work closely with technical leads to ensure schedules and costs are accurate and comprehensive, and include milestones, deliverables, dependencies, predecessors, successors, lag time, and all other pertinent MS Project data.

  • Ensure the accuracy of project planning data that is used in the execution of projects, resource planning, and sales forecasting is up to date and accurate. - Monitor and measure project progress, identify and work program-wide issues, and provide support to Program Management with respect to cost, schedule, and deliverables. - Generate reports showing project status, to include critical path analysis, EV data, TCPI, BEI, and actuals vs PMB.


  • Collaborate with Program Management Office to develop and manage multiple schedules and work with various departments to ensure estimated project budgets and durations are accurate Bachelor Degree - Minimum of 2+ years' experience with BSBA. - Experience in applying and interpreting integrated cost/schedule and critical path methodologies - Demonstrated understanding of earned-value management principles and their application to complex projects. - Experience using MS Project to monitor large projects. - Advanced knowledge of MS Office Applications (MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint).

  • Excellent verbal and written communication. - Experience working on DoD programs with Integrated Program Management Report (IPMR) requirements. - Experience in creating Work Breakdown Structures (WBS). - Understanding of systems/project engineering concepts and practices - Experience running scheduler risk analysis and schedule health checks. - Understanding of system engineering or production practices. - Detail Oriented. - Ability to work in a team environment. - Due to projects/programs candidate must be ability to obtain a DoD Clearance

skills: - Strong problem solving / analytical skills, as well as strategic thinking skills - Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment - Understanding of how to prioritize workloads and daily duties - Strong attention to detail - Java Script, SQL, Database reporting, SharePoint knowledge a plus but not required - Experience with Microsoft Project Server a Plus

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